Josep Merlo Mas MD is the Director of the ServiDigest Clinic, a pioneering centre in the prevention and integrated medical and surgical treatment of Digestive System conditions. The Centre uses the most advanced technology and has a specialised department dedicated to the medical and surgical treatment of metabolic conditions and obesity.
Chairman of the ServiDigest Foundation.
Degree in Medicine and Surgery from the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Barcelona. Academic Years 1968-1974. Registration nº 8918 at the Official Medical Association of Barcelona.
Doctorate Courses at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Barcelona in 1974-1976.
Specialist Training in the Digestive System at the University Hospital Clinic of Barcelona, in the Gastroenterology Service led by Dr. Vilar Bonet, and in Digestive Endoscopy at Bellvitge University Hospital.
Collaborator in the Digestive Endoscopy Unit at Bellvitge University Hospital until 1986.
Digestive System Specialist at the Catalan Health Institute, through the official selection process convened by the Ministry of Health and Social Security, since 1979.
Specialist in Occupational Medicine from the University of Barcelona.
Head of the Digestive System Service at the Hospital Sant Pere Claver Foundation from 1979 to 2000.
Head of the Digestive Endoscopy Service at the Sant Boi de Llobregat Hospital from 1979 to 1989.
Registered member since 1979 of the Spanish Society of Digestive Pathology, Spanish Society of Digestive Endoscopy, the Academy of Medical Science and Health of Catalonia and the Balearics, the Catalan Society of Digestive Studies and the Catalan Society of Digestive Endoscopy.
Founding Member of the Ibero-American Digestive Endoscopy Group, founded in Barcelona in 1984.
Member of the Alumni Association of the Digestive Pathology School at the University Hospital of Santa Creu i Sant Pau, led by Dr.Vilardell, and former alumnus of the “Gallart-Mones” Digestive Pathology School.